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On the East Side Bay of San Francisco, lies the city of Oakland. Oakland is at the center and is surrounded by, Berkeley, San Francisco, San Leandro and five regional Athletics Cityparks. Oakland is a port city and it's port is one of the major Shipping ports in the United States. Oakland is one of a few cities based in the California State area. It's slated to have a highest crime rate in the whole state. Among the crimes are drug possession, assault, robbery and carjacking. Despite all its misgivings the real estate property value has sky rocketed in the last few years due to, stunning views of San Francisco, hillside neighborhoods, location, weather, aggressive policies to reduce crime and re marketing of the shopping district. Oakland city boasts one of the best restaurants with cuisines from all over the world and not forgetting homegrown. Like baseball players, we are working hard to provide entertainment to baseball fans. Check out our listing of players from New York Yankees to San Francisco Giants, Montreal Expos to Florida Marlins. You can watch you favorite player in the ball park and read about them here at MLB-players.com. You can read more about baseball history in our history section. MLB players have given us such precious moments that we like to remember them. MLB-Players is a sincere effort to help you rememember those moments. How can we not like the rivalry between Yankees and Red Sox or Cubs and Cardinals? It's these competitive attitudes between the teams which make this sport one of the best in the world.   The first occupant to settle in the area where Oakland came up was Don Luis Peralta, that was in 1820. Oakland's economy started to thrive immediately after the San Francisco Oakland bay Bridge was built in the mid 30s of the 20th century. Culture and commerce Athletics Citydrive Oakland's economy at the moment. The industries are pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, electrical manufacturing, software, high technology manufacturing, food processing and transportation. Oakland has several local and Multinational and international firms based in the city. It also is the terminus for three transcontinental railroads and a major container shipping port. If traveling to Oakland and looking for accommodation in one of their world class in terms of quality, hotels, here are a few for you to choose from; Hilton Monterey, Radisson Miyako Hotel, Canterbury Hotel, Pan Pacific Hotel, Ritz Carlton San Francisco, Sheraton Gateway Hotel, Cathedral Hill Hotel, Grand Hyatt San Francisco and Cartwright Hotel. Oakland's restaurants are one of the finest in the United states. Let me give you a choice of a few places; Garibaldi's on College, Oliveto, Battambang Restaurant, Bay Wolf Café and Restaurant, Chef Edward's BBQ and Golden Lotus. Oakland is a rich sporting city with a few professional franchises based in the city, e.g. Oakland Athletics (Major League Baseball), Golden State Warriors (National Basketball Association) and Oakland Raiders (National Football League).

Athletics Hotels

Oakland, an important city in the state of Florida has some of the best hotels in the state if not the United States. Here you can choose from the best, we've listed the top five, letting you do the rest.

They are:-

  •  Holiday Inn Express Oakland

  •  The Washington Inn

  •  Courtyard Oakland Airport

  •  Best Western Airport Inn and Suites

  •  Courtyard Oakland Downtown

  •  Best Western Inn at the Square.


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Mother Wright, tireless advocate for poor, dies
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA

"Her passing is going to leave a huge vacuum," said Oakland City Councilman Larry Reid. "I don't know if there is anyone out there who can fill her shoes." Mayor Ron Dellums hailed her as "a courageous woman" and a "true example of one person making an ...
Oakland's Mother Wright dies at 87 United Press International
Mother Wright, 'angel to the hungry,' dies at 87 Inside Bay Area
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Oakland should not cut back on police force
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA

In Oakland City Hall, where a $100 million shortfall looms large, city officials will have to adopt a similar attitude in its deliberations on program and service cuts required to close the shortfall. On Tuesday, Mayor Ron Dellums delivered a sobering ...
Parks whacked, hacked in Oakland budget plan Tri Valley Herald
Black mayor of Oakland, California, backs same-sex marriage Examiner.com
Black Congresswoman from California backs marriage equality Examiner.com
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Seattle Post Intelligencer

VENUE: McAfee Coliseum

The Blue Jays look to get their offense back on track and avoid dropping three straight games for the first time all season when they continue their three-game series against the Oakland Athletics on Saturday. Toronto (20-12) leads the majors in runs ...
Richmond enjoying bigger role with Blue Jays CBC.ca
The Blue Jays aced the undercard, but now comes the main event ... Edmonton Sun
Blue Jays thrash Angels to reach twentieth victory eTaiwan News
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Kansas City at Los Angeles
USA Today

The left-hander has won his last two starts and is coming off a fine appearance at Oakland on Monday. In that bout, Saunders allowed two earned runs and six hits over 6 2/3 innings of a 5-2 victory. He also struck out a season-high seven batters. ...
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